Scientist behind coronavirus shot says cancer vaccines could be available in a ‘couple of years’

The scientist who won the race to deliver the first widely used coronavirus vaccine says people can rest assured the shots are safe, and the technology behind it will soon be used to fight another global scourge — cancer.

Ozlem Tureci, who co-founded the German company BioNTech

“In I Am Legend, the zombie apocalypse is brought on when a pathologist, portrayed by Will Smith, attempts to create a cure for cancer by re-engineering the measles virus…”

False: In the film, the ‘pathologist’ who “cured cancer” was portrayed by Emma Thompson. The character’s name was Dr. Alice Krippin.